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there is no information for this surname on here. WhartonIt's my fiance and child's last name. Someday will be mine. I know he is Italian and Irish. I just wondered if there is anyone or anywhere that has information on this LN. ThanksLilypie Baby PicLilypie Baby Ticker
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I know this isn't really what you are looking for but there is a town in Texas called Wharton. Perhaps if you could find information about the founder or namesake of the town, it could lead you to the origins of the name.Britney Tamber
dh Adam Jeffrey
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What does the name mean?
Last Name: wharton
English: habitational name from any of various places called Wharton. Examples in Cheshire and Herefordshire are from an Old English river name Wæfer (derived from wæfre ‘wandering’, ‘winding’) + Old English tūn ‘settlement’; another in Lincolnshire has as its first element Old English wearde ‘beacon’ or waroð ‘shore’, ‘bank’; one in the former county of Westmorland (now part of Cumbria) is from Old English hwearf ‘wharf’, ‘embankment’ + tūn. (source:
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